Work Life & Safety

Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety July 10, 2019

How to Evacuate Your Workplace During an Emergency

Krystina C., Editor

An emergency can strike anytime and anywhere, including your workplace. Whether a manmade incident (e.g., fire) or a natural disaster (e.g., tornado), an emergency can force you and your colleagues to evacuate the building at a moment's notice. H...

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Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety June 20, 2019

PREA Standards for Sexual Misconduct: A Correctional Administrator’s Checklist for Prevention and Response

Heather M., Editor

The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) addresses the problem of sexual misconduct in adult prisons and jails, lockups, community confinement facilities and juvenile facilities. “Sexual misconduct” includes sexual abuse and sexual harassment. As ...

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Work Life & Safety June 6, 2019

How Employers Can Create an Inclusive Workplace for LGBTQI Employees

Clarissa S., Editor

Despite the Federal law that protects employees from discrimination on the basis of sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), discrimination still occurs every day in the U.S. Discrimination against members of the Lesbian,...

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Work Life & Safety June 4, 2019

Workplace Safety: How to Avoid Common Causes of Injury

Clarissa S., Editor

Most people spend the majority of their time at work, and there are many potential hazards in every workplace – even in workplaces where minimal physical activity is required. However, most accidents are preventable. Everyone needs to stay vigilan...

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Health & Wellness, Work Life & Safety May 30, 2019

Stress in Emergency Responders: Know the Warning Signs

Krystina C., Editor

Emergency responders are usually the first on the scene to face challenging and stressful situations. They are also the first to reach out to disaster survivors and provide them with emotional and physical support. These duties, although criticall...

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Work Life & Safety May 23, 2019

Continuity of Operations: Does Your Small Business Have a Plan?

Heather M., Editor

Families are advised to prepare for emergencies, natural disasters and major hazards, and as a small business owner, you should do the same for your business to ensure continuity of operations. May 5-11, 2019, was National Small Business Week, ...

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QuickSeries Publishing, Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety April 9, 2019

Don’t Fear Digital: Why a Digital-First Strategy Is Key to Your Organization’s Success

Julia S., Editor

In today’s media landscape, there’s no denying that digital is dominant. Employing a digital-first strategy can help your organization better reach and impact its members. Since content is consumed much differently now than it used to be, how your...

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QuickSeries Publishing, Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety April 4, 2019

To Connect with Millennials, Organizations Must Go Digital (And Here's How)

Krystina C., Editor

Millennials, born between 1981 and 1996, are the first generation to grow up with cell phones, computers and Internet access. From reading the news online to calling friends and family, digital technology dramatically changed everyday life - both ...

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QuickSeries Publishing, Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety April 2, 2019

Crafting a Member-First Strategy: Stimulate Engagement With These Top Content Tips

Amanda S., Editor

Acquiring members is a top priority for any organization. After all, they are the lifeblood of any association, club or group. Yet, amount doesn’t necessarily equal value. New member acquisition has traditionally served as a cornerstone for a succ...

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Security & Preparedness, Work Life & Safety March 12, 2019

Pups to Protectors: Honoring Military Working Dogs this March

Erika S., Editor in Chief

Military working dogs are often the first line of defense when it comes to securing areas and detecting dangerous items, like weapons and illegal drugs. They are used on patrol, as sentries and trackers, and for special missions for the military a...

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